Leadership Team

A.R. Brouwer Company has a strong core of knowledgeable project managers and superintendents. Our team's collective experience in commercial construction allows us to provide expertise for any project. Whether your project is a renovation or new construction - office, retail or industrial space - we have what it takes to bring your ideas to life. Contact us to find out which of our services best fits your construction needs.


Steven Brouwer


Steve holds a Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Michigan, and has over 30 years of industry experience. From 1985 to 1994 he worked in commercial construction as a project manager and estimator. In 1994 Steve was promoted to Director of Estimating, and worked as such until 1998 when he founded A.R. Brouwer Company in Dexter, Michigan.

Steve continues to serve as President of A.R. Brouwer Company, performing the majority of the sales and estimating work, as well as managing the firm.

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David Niswonger

Vice President of operations

Dave holds a Bachelor’s Degree  in Business Administration from Central Michigan University, with a double major in Marketing and Management. Dave has over 19 years of experience as a Project Manager and Estimator, and over 23 years in the construction industry. Joining A.R. Brouwer Company in 2003 as a Project Manager, Dave accepted the role of Vice President in 2004.  Dave’s responsibilities as Vice President include leading and managing the operations department and risk management. 

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Glenn Nixon

Vice President of Sales
Glenn holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Kettering University. He joined A.R. Brouwer Company in 2021, and has over 30 years of experience driving reliable and sustainable sales growth for B2B companies.
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Mary Kaye LaFontaine


Mary Kaye holds a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry from Eastern Michigan University. Mary Kaye joined A.R. Brouwer Company in 2008, and has over 16 years of industry-specific accounting experience for commercial construction projects and managed properties.

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